Pereira Declares


1h 44m 1998

Brief Synopsis

The story follows the life of journalist Sostiene Pereira, actively writing during the Antonio de Oliveira Salazar regime, at the height of the Spanish Civil War in 1938. He shuns politics, but his friendship with two opponents of the regime forces him to take sides.

Film Details

Also Known As
Affirmations de Pereira, Les Affirmations de Pereira, Sostiene Pereira
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1998
Production Company
Mikado Film; Rai Cinema; StudioCanal; Union Generale
Distribution Company
Mikado Film
Location
Portugal

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 44m

Synopsis

The story follows the life of journalist Sostiene Pereira, actively writing during the Antonio de Oliveira Salazar regime, at the height of the Spanish Civil War in 1938. He shuns politics, but his friendship with two opponents of the regime forces him to take sides.

Film Details

Also Known As
Affirmations de Pereira, Les Affirmations de Pereira, Sostiene Pereira
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1998
Production Company
Mikado Film; Rai Cinema; StudioCanal; Union Generale
Distribution Company
Mikado Film
Location
Portugal

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 44m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Co-winner, along with Giuseppe Tornatore's "The Star Maker" (Italy/1995), of the 1995 Nastri d'Argento award for Best Art Direction.

Released in United States Spring April 3, 1998

Began shooting October 1994.

Released in United States Spring April 3, 1998